Part of speech:
(Mathematics) Existing beyond or being greater than any arbitrarily large value.
Having no bounds; unlimited; vast
Having little or no space between elements or parts; tight and compact:
Difficult to read, especially for being crowded into a small space:
Painstakingly thorough or attentive; meticulous:
Small but well arranged; compact and convenient; neat; trim
Fitting close or too close to the skin; snug:
Affording little room for movement
restricting the scope or freedom of action
To stop the movement or progress of:
To lessen the speed of (an engine, vehicle, etc.) by this or similar means; slow (down)
To confine, restrain, or shackle
To confine; restrain; restrict
To restrain or secure with a tether.
To impregnate successfully; to get with foal; said of mares.
Shorten is defined as to reduce in length, to roll in sail canvas or to add shortening to a pastry.
To restrict, confine, or hamper.
To get hold or possession of; obtain; acquire
To put or maintain in order:
To bind fast or hold down; shackle.
To confine or enclose in or as in a pen
To keep from going in or out by or as by means of a lock; shut (up, in or out); confine
To maintain records in:
To put or keep in or as in jail
To intern is defined as to detain and keep someone or something from moving.
To touch or reach the ground.
Demarcate is defined as to separate or set clear boundaries.
Dam is defined as to create a barrier to hold back liquid.
To fasten or hold with, or as if with, a cramp.
To keep in a coop.
To keep in a cage.
To put a border on something.
To hold or restrain by tying with rope or bonds:
To shut up in a private room for confidential discussion
To divide or separate with or as if with a wall. Often used with off:
To fasten with or as with a bar
Release is defined as to set free or to relieve.
To specify distinctly:
To divide (a thing) into separate parts.
To hinder is defined as to restrain or hold something back.
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